North Bridge in Concord, MA - famous for the "shot heard 'round the world," & the monument built in 1836 commemorating the battle in 1775. These grounds are where local Minutemen experienced their 1st American Revolutionary War victory by forcing the British to retreat back to Boston on April 19, 1775. #RevolutionaryWar
Imagine walking out of your cabin, sitting down, and looking at this. That's what Henry David Thoreau got to do for the two years, two months, and two days he spent at Walden Pond after the death of his brother.
Lexington Green - On April 19, 1775, the first shots of the American Revolution rang at Lexington and Concord, Massachusetts. This statue at the Lexington Battlefield site is probably the most accurate depiction of what those first American soldiers, known as Minutemen, looked like.